Posts Tagged ‘Robert Wyatt’

Ben Watt’s collaboration with Robert Wyatt originally released as an EP in March 1982. Remastered at Abbey Road Studios and to be reissued for Record Store Day 2020.

This critically acclaimed Cherry Red classic has not been available on vinyl for over thirty years.

This exclusive Record Store Day reissue comes printed on reverse board on turquoise transparent vinyl. This exclusive Record Store Day reissue is released with the full endorsement of Ben Watt and will follow his brand new album ‘Storm Damage’ in January 2020. Summer Into Winter/North Marine Drive is a collaboration between Ben Watt, formerly of Everything But The Girl and Robert Wyatt. Robert Wyatt was a huge influence on Ben Watt. This LP features a sublime cover of Bob Dylan’s You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go and will appeal to fans of Nick Drake.

BEN WATT with ROBERT WYATT  –  ” Summer Into Winter” Record Store Day Release

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Have a listen to TOY´s cover of Robert Wyatt and Mark Kramer´s “”Free Will and Testament” for Attitude is Everything, and organization working to improve deaf and disabled people’s access to live music. This week there was a powerful and thought-provoking piece on the Guardian Music blog about accessibility to music for people with hearing impairments. Written by Lee Walker it is well worth reading, and goes on to mention TOY’s captioned and subtitled gig (the first time this has happened) at the Islington Assembly Hall which took place on the 24th March.

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